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2023 Scottish Half Marathon
Take on the Scottish Half Marathon
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Help out on the day
Join Cancer Research UK at the Scottish Half Marathon in East Lothian.
Set on a flat and fast course in and around East Lothian, this half marathon has huge PB potential. Plus, with 4,000 runners due to take part, a great atmosphere is guaranteed!
Starting at 11:00am at Meadowmill Sports Centre, the route passes along the magnificent East Lothian Golf Coast, finishing at the Musselburgh Race Course.
Sooner or later we will beat cancer, so help us make it sooner by getting your race place right now.
Not quite ready to take on the half? Scottish 10k is the perfect midway distance!
Race day information
On the day we will be out on the course ready and waiting to scream your name, so make sure you keep an eye out as you run the course. After you have finished make sure you join us at our post race reception, at the Musselburgh Race Course, where we can congratulate you personally.
Any questions? Click here to read our most frequently asked questions, which should provide you with all the information you need. Or, you can contact the Sports Team on 0300 123 5461.
Support for you
Training plans and advice
Set up a Cancer Research UK Giving page
Using one of our fundraising pages is quick, easy and free. And it means that more of the money you raise online goes towards beating cancer sooner.
Get help with your fundraising
Get practical advice and useful tools such as planners and posters, to help you start fundraising.